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People gather in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, June 4, 2020, during a demonstration over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

The Latest: ACLU files lawsuit against Trump administration

Jun. 4, 2020 5:49 PM EDT

The Latest on the May 25 death in Minneapolis of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed a knee on his neck: TOP OF THE HOUR: — ACLU files lawsuit against Trump administration regarding removal of protesters. — Texas county GOP chairwoman pressured...

Military IDs woman, man killed in North Dakota base shooting

Jun. 3, 2020 3:23 PM EDT

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — The military on Wednesday identified the woman and man killed in a shooting at the Grand Forks Air Force Base in North Dakota. The U.S. Air Force said Airman 1st Class Natasha Raye Aposhian, 21, was killed in the shooting Monday morning in an air base dormitory. The military said...

Protesters march across the Brooklyn Bridge as part of a solidarity rally calling for justice over the death of George Floyd Monday, June 1, 2020, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

Curfews give sweeping powers to cops, but are often flouted

Jun. 3, 2020 2:53 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Hundreds of cities have imposed curfews to keep the peace during a week of violent unrest across the U.S., employing a tactic that gives law enforcement sweeping arrest powers but is frequently flouted and criticized as being unconstitutional. From New York City to Fargo, North...

Military: No suspects sought in North Dakota base shooting

Jun. 2, 2020 12:23 PM EDT

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — No suspects are being sought in a shooting that left two airmen dead at the Grand Forks Air Force Base in North Dakota, the military said Tuesday. “The two fatalities were the only ones involved in the incident,” base spokeswoman Lea Greene told The Associated Press. ...

Military: 2 dead after shooting at North Dakota air base

Jun. 1, 2020 8:32 PM EDT

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — A shooting early Monday has left two airmen dead at the Grand Forks Air Force Base in North Dakota, the military said. The base’s emergency services members responded to the shooting, which occurred at 4:30 a.m., a statement from the military said. Officials said there is no...

Demonstrators protest the death of George Floyd, Sunday, May 31, 2020, near the White House in Washington. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Unrest overshadows peaceful US protests for another night

Jun. 1, 2020 2:29 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets across America again Sunday, with peaceful demonstrations against police killings of black people overshadowed by unrest that ravaged cities from Philadelphia to Los Angeles and flared near the White House. City and state officials...

Police in riot gear prepare to advance on protesters, Saturday, May 30, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Protests over police killings rage in dozens of US cities

May. 31, 2020 3:23 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tense protests over the death of George Floyd and other police killings of black people grew Saturday from New York to Tulsa to Los Angeles, with police cars set ablaze and reports of injuries mounting on all sides as the country convulsed through another night of unrest after months of...

This undated photo provided by the Grand Forks Police Department shows Cody Holte. The three-year veteran of the Grand Forks Police Department died at a hospital Wednesday, May 27, 2020, after coming to the aid of two deputies trying to serve eviction papers, police said. (Grand Forks Police Department via AP)

Man charged with 2 counts of murder in Grand Forks shooting

May. 29, 2020 3:53 PM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota man accused of fatally shooting a woman inside his home and initiating a firefight that killed a police officer was charged Friday with two counts of murder. Authorities said Salamah Pendleton used a semi-automatic rifle in the shooting in Grand Forks on Wednesday that...

This undated photo provided by the Grand Forks Police Department shows Cody Holte. The three-year veteran of the Grand Forks Police Department died at a hospital Wednesday, May 27, 2020, after coming to the aid of two deputies trying to serve eviction papers, police said. (Grand Forks Police Department via AP)

Man accused of killing North Dakota officer has long record

May. 28, 2020 7:13 PM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The first police officer to be killed in the line of duty for more than 50 years in one North Dakota city was shot multiple times by a man with a criminal history that includes interfering with police and harassing public officials, authorities said Thursday. Officer Cody Holte, a...

Officer, woman shot and killed in Grand Forks incident

May. 27, 2020 11:25 PM EDT

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — A Grand Forks police officer died and a woman was shot dead as law officers attempted to serve eviction papers on a man in the North Dakota city. Police said gunfire broke out Wednesday afternoon as two Grand Forks County sheriff's deputies and two city police officers tried to...